Incumbent Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle and City Councilwoman Jean Stothert are the candidates for Mayor in the May 14 general election.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says it will monitor the Omaha primary election to ensure compliance with federal election laws.
The Douglas County Election Commission anticipates 18 percent voter turnout for Tuesday’s primary election.
The final three forums with the candidates for the Omaha Public Schools board are Tuesday evening.
A series of forums are set with the candidates for the nine Omaha Public Schools Board of Education subdistricts.
Omaha City Councilman Tom Mulligan will have four challengers in the race for the District 7 seat.
Two candidates are vying for the open District 5 seat on the Omaha City Council.
A Creighton University media producer and an Omaha attorney are the candidates for Omaha City Council District 3.
Omaha’s District 1 City Councilman is seeking re-election.
Omaha ended 2012 with 40 homicides, and solutions to gang and gun violence were on the minds of Omaha’s Mayoral candidates during a debate Thursday night.